Keith - The DogFather, Box Loader, Team Manager


Keith became involved in flyball when Shrimpy refused to run unless his Dad was box loading, and since then Keith has box loaded for a number of teams. Keith and Julie have a total of 16 dogs, many adopted from Jerry Green, a charity supported by DogStar. Keith has recently started to run Bedevere and now has one arm more or less at a right angle to his body. When not at flyball Keith runs Asselby Chucks, a small business specialising in rare breed poultry and models Mankini's for the Howden Fashionista in the evenings. Rumours Keith is to be the new Stigg have been strenuously denied due to an injunction preventing him wearing leather in public.

Sally - Joint Camping Planner


Sally is the DogStar pseudo hippy-chick. Runs Meg, the Patterdale terrierist, 7" height dog with a 7" wide mouth so everyone can hear her. Pepper, the Norfolk terrierist who will one day, we hope, stop spinning for 1/2 hour before she reaches the first jump and so make it out of starters and Mully, the Cairn terrierist. Sally joined DogStar in Autumn 2012 and has since gone into semi-retirement from work just so she can spend more time enjoying it all.

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Geraldine - Handler


Geraldine is one of DogStars experienced handlers having run in open since 2013. Geraldine runs Fizz the Jack Russell and is a calm and collected influence in the ring, when she's not racing she helps out with the other teams.


Anita - Handler

Anita is one of our Spaniel fans, and has a collection of Cocker's. She runs with DogStar with Angel, Diplomats with Nahkohe and Tarka helps out periodically when required.


Liz - Handler, Official Photographer

Another one of our Spaniel ladies, but this time Springers. Liz is a qualified judge for Flyball which let's face it is a thankless task at the best of times. Liz ran Arthur as well as her own dogs, Fern, Teal, and Super Sub Fudge.


Jennifer - Handler

Runs Ginnie in Diddy Dogs and does a lot of work for Saving Yorkshire Dogs (SYD). Jennifer splits her time between Flyball and other dog related activities but is an active member of the team.


Monica - Handler

Monica runs Archie and Molly and like Jennifer does other dog related activities outside of Flyball including TailWaggers and Agility.

Ginette- Handler

I joined DogStar in November 2015 after moving to East Yorkshire from Scotland. When looking for a second dog to join our Beareded/Border Collie Cross Prada a breeder suggested we might be interested in flyball. We joined Lomond in January 2013 training on the side of Loch Lomond we survived winter training and were hooked. Here in Yorkshire we have the good fortune to be able to compete most weekends during the summer months and monthly during the winter without travelling to far. Our second dog Muffin a Spanish Water Dog is happy to have ago in Starters if needed but would much prefer to be swimming, doing agility or just sitting watching.

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Andrew - Honorary Member


Andrew runs for Commandos and is a head judge. And a jolly good job he does too. Crawling over, Andrew steps in and runs Arthur when Liz isn't available. Disturbingly seems to get the best out of Arthur by winding his tail at the start line, still whatever works for you I guess. The fun rivalry between Commandos and DogStar highlights everything that is good in Flyball that even two teams running against each other can have a laugh and a joke even while both in the ring.